With it, you can direct upgrade installation or create a USB installer for Windows 7/8.1/10. Why do we need to use this tool to install the Windows? That’s because as a Windows ISO file downloader, it enables us to in a much easier, faster and more reliable way to upgrade or new install the most original and genuine Windows ISO setup files (in any language or edition) directly from the Microsoft official website. On the other hand, as a bootable USB Installer creator it can make your USB flash drive into a Windows 7/8.1/10 USB installer, that means you can use it to install Windows OS on any Windows supported computer at will. This tool give you 3 choices:. Upgrade your PC right now to Windows 7/8.1/10 on the fly. Make your USB flash drive to be a installer and then use it to make fresh new Windows installation anywhere all the time. Use it to download the Official Windows 7/8.1/10 ISO file for burning it to a DVD later. If you need to install/re-install/upgrade your Windows 7/8.1/10, you can use Media Creation Tool to create your own installation media using either a USB flash drive or a DVD, or just download a disc image (ISO file). An internet connection (internet service provider fees may apply). Sufficient data storage available on a computer, USB or external drive for the download. A blank USB or DVD (and DVD burner) with at least 4 GB of space if you want to create media. *** If you will be installing the operating system for the first time, you will need your Windows product key (xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx). For Windows 7, you need to enter your product key first (no need for Windows 8.1/10). Do make sure you did not disable the Windows Update service, or you will failed all the time. (Homepage: Win 7 | Win 8.1 | Win 10). You can use installation media (a USB flash drive or DVD) to install a new copy of Windows, perform a clean installation, or reinstall Windows. To create installation media, go to the software download website, where you'll find step-by-step instructions. On that website, you can select a version of Windows and create your own installation media using either a USB flash drive or a DVD. To go directly to one of the versions, select one of these links:. Windows 10 (Then select Download tool now.). Windows 11 (Then select Download tool now.). Important: Back up your files before you install or reinstall Windows on your PC. Learn how for Windows 10 and Windows 11 or for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. To create the installation media, here's what you'll need:. A PC with a reliable internet connection. The download time will vary, depending on your internet connection. A USB flash drive, external hard drive, or DVD. A blank USB flash drive or external hard drive with at least 8 GB of space, or a blank DVD (and DVD burner). We recommend using a blank USB or blank DVD because any content on it will be deleted. When burning a DVD from an ISO file, if you're told the disc image file is too large, you'll need to use dual layer (DL) DVD media. Your 25-character product key (not required for digital licenses). For help finding it, go to Find your Windows product key. After you've created the installation media, you can reset or reinstall Windows. To learn more, go to Recovery options in Windows. Recovery your Computer (Windows) by using the Manufacture's "Recovery Partition" or contact the PC manufacture (see support links included below) and order recovery media. Note: Activation is not required when using the recovery partition or recovery media but you will need to re-install all your applications. Also backup your documents to external media (if possible) before you start the recovery process. Once completed your PC will be effectively back to the state when you first purchased it and turned it on for the 1st time. To access the Recovery Partition, start your computer and then pressing the appropriate function key. This can be either F1, F2, F9, F10, F11, F12, DEL or Tab key. Check the list below or your User's manual for your make and model. If your hard drive has failed, do not have a recovery partition or the recovery partition is not accessible, then you should contact the manufacturer's support team and request a "Recovery disc" which can use to reinstall Windows 7. How to access/Start the recovery process for the manufactures listed below.